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Elfred

What does Elfred mean?

Elfred Pronunciation of Elfred [el-fred] as a boys' name is of Old English derivation, and Elfred means "elf or magical counsel". Elfred is an alternate spelling of Alfred (Old English).

Associated with: old english, elf, magical, counsel.

Variations

Elfred has 4 variants: Ahlfred, Ailfred, Ailfrid and Ailfryd.

9 more related forms via Alfred: Alfeo, Alfey, Alfie, Alfre, Alfredas, Alfredo, Alfredos, Alfrey and Fred.

Creative forms:
(male) Eifred, Eufred, ..

(female) Elfredi, ..

Middle name pairings:
Elfred Zaine (E.Z.), ..

How popular is Elfred?

Elfred is an uncommon first name for men. Elfred is a rare surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent varying forms of Elfred (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000 are Alfie, Alfred (#920 via latest list), Alfredo (#587) and Fred (#1594). Other forms, like Ailfrid, are uncommon. These relations of Elfred were favored by parents 135 years ago (usage of 1.87%) and have become much less widespread since (usage 0.04%, 97.7% less). (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alfie, Alfred, Alfredo, Fred in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Alfie, Alfred outside U.S.

Similar Names

Elfred is alike in pronunciation to Walfred, Walfried, Wilfred, Wilfrid, Wilfried, Wilfryd and Willfred. Other recommended names are Ailured (see Alured), Aldred, Aled, Alured, Ealdraed, Edred, Efran, Efrat, Efrem, Efren, Efrim, Efron, Efryn, Elber, Elden, Elder, Eldred, Eldredge, Eldrege (see Eldridge), Eldrid, Elemer, Elex, Elford, Elger, Elice, Elie, Eliran, Eliron, Elisee, Eliseo, Elisud, Ellard, Elldred (see Aldred), Ellerey, Ellford (see Elford), Ellger (see Alger), Ellmer, Ellrad (see Elrad), Ellrod, Elmer, Elmore, Elrad, Elrey, Elrod, Elroi, Elroy, Elven, Elwood, Emerey, Ephrem, Erek, Erez, Evered, Everet, Eward, Gared, Garred, Gerred, Jared, Jarred, Jered, Jerred, Manfred, Modred, Osred, Renfred, Sigfred and Zared. These names tend to be more frequently used than Elfred.

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